09.25.2016 | 22 Elul, 5776
Reservists group calls to cancel Physicians for Human Rights funding
Prisoner dies while exercising, sparking Palestinian hunger strike
Palestinian activists boycott Facebook for two hours
‘Aksa Preacher’ gets 8 months in prison for calling to slaughter Jews
IAF helicopters hold two-week drill in Greece
Ophirs handed out awards, too
Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ triumphant return to New York City
TV pet peeves
Soldier at Hebron shooter trial: Terrorist may have exploded at any moment
Trump to Netanyahu: I will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's united capital
Togo president: Israel holds key to troubles in Africa
Ambassador from Down Under shows over-the-top enthusiasm
Regev in eye of storm over Ophir Awards walkout
The women coaches leading Israel's male baseball team to victory
Newcomer shatters Israeli marathon record in Berlin
Beitar humiliated by Hapoel Haifa; Maccabi hosts Hapoel in TA derby
Israel advances to WBC qualifier final
Israeli drip irrigation giant says 'hola' to Costa Rica
Bee rhythms more affected by social interactions than sunlight
Fighting suicide with life
Hebrew U team finds first biological link between stress and obesity
‘Nagging kids about food adds to family strife’
Israeli pathfinder in plant-based biopesticide industry earns posthumous award
Israeli solar tech could make clean water a global reality
Elkin: Israel should be part of Australian-led climate discussions
Work progressing at Israeli horticulture center in Rwanda
Back to Africa
The long-overdue good-bye
'Iran and Russia in danger of becoming war crimes accomplices'
Christian writer who 'insulted Islam' murdered in Jordan
Battle rages near Aleppo, air onslaught continues
Yemen to protest Iranian weapon smuggling at UN Security Council
Rouhani: Zionists pressuring US to violate Iran nuclear deal
Obama threatens to veto two Iran-related bills
Iran threatens to 'turn Tel Aviv and Haifa to dust' if Israel missteps
Iran's new warship warns: 'US should go to Bay of Pigs, Persian Gulf is our house'
Did ISIS use chemical weapons in rocket strike near US troops in Iraq?
Report: ISIS shoots down Syrian warplane allegedly killing pilot
France's 'first all-female ISIS cell' allegedly sought to strike Eiffel Tower
ISIS ploting to massacre Christians in Belgian shopping mall
California governor signs anti-BDS bill into law
Bernie Sanders’ brother running for UK parliament
Former Chief Rabbi of France, Joseph Sitruk, passes away
London mayor vows to 'root out antisemitism' in Labour after Corbyn re-election
A first: Cukierman takes GoforIsrael investment conference to China
Algae – more important than we thought
Israeli startup, Mattel bringing Barbie from 'life in plastic' to digital Barbie world
Government looks to hi-tech
After prepping Trump for debate, Giuliani says US should abandon two-state solution
Study shows how Jewish vote could play crucial role in key states
Trump campaign: Clinton should be disqualified for event hosting Palestinian teacher
Adelson to give $5 million toward electing Trump
London's Muslim mayor backs Clinton for US president
When politicians get sick: Is Hillary Clinton's health like Ariel Sharon's?
Debilitating image of Clinton jolts US presidential race
Livni: Clinton health hysteria would not be the same if she were a man
Pride and affirmative prejudice: Donald Trump and the Jews
Trump proposes disarming Clinton bodyguards: 'Let's see what happens to her'
Media 'warms up the gas chamber' for Republicans, Trump's son says
Sailing adventures along the Baltic Sea
Swiss judge: Muslim students must shake female teachers' hands or face fine
Star Catcher: Astrology for the week of Sptember 23, 2016
Metro Grapevine: Holiday Giving
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Who said it? Yair Lapid or the Ikea catalog?
Take our Quiz: What should Netanyahu's UN gimmick be this year?
5 reasons why Brangelina's divorce is Jewish related
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Coupling Trump and Netanyahu
Money to spend
Back out of the bottle
A never-ending struggle
From Tex-Mex to Rugelach: Four great new cookbooks
Book Review: The Iran Wars
Hot off the Arab press
Quiche, the ultimate comfort food
Corridors of Power in Jerusalem: Separate and not equal
This week in Jerusalem
A tribute to Barry Chamish
All Jerusalem’s a stage
A love letter to Italy
Hate into hope, ugliness into color
Jazz: The big picture
Getting to know Ian Lawrence
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After WWI, Christian Zionists sought a political expression in the world
IFCJ provides more than NIS 6m. in aid for Rosh Hashana
Pope Francis prays for Shimon Peres to have a full recovery after stroke
Latam Countries Celebrate Independence with KKL-JNF
Korea-Israel Friendship Forest Dedicated in Jerusalem Mountains
Coexistence at the Naturally for Israel Conference in Cologne
Israeli and Aussie Youth Clean up the Kinneret Shores Together
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
Border Police officers were suspended from active duty on August 2 after footage of the Hebron incident went viral.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
“If anyone still needs proof occupation corrupts, watch the video,” Meretz MK says.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF
High Court of Justice rejects appeal to raze home of West Bank man accused of assisting terrorists in February attack that killed Border Police officer Hadar Cohen.
By MOR SHIMONI/MAARIV,JPOST.COM STAFF
State reportedly fears students could potentially attempt to carry out attacks from the school on security forces stationed at the Sheikh Jarrah base.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The prime minister says the struggle against terrorism will take time but that Israel is fighting hard.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
No Israelis were injured in the incident.
In a video released by Israel Police, the policewoman said she saw people running. Her identity was concealed in the video.
The incident occurred near a junction adjacent to the West Bank village of Abu Dis, which lies on the outskirts of the Israeli capital.
As a thousand more border police officers are deployed in Jerusalem, those patrolling the dangerous streets amid a wave of terror balance restraint with a firm response.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
In terms of terrorist attacks, Sau noted that most of the assaults have been carried out by lone wolves against ultra-Orthodox Jews and police officers.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
The Prime Minister's Office issued a statement on Saturday saying that it had authorized the deployment of an additional 16 companies of Border Police reservists.
By HERB KEINON
The Border Policeman returned to the scene of the incident: "I felt a blow to my shoulder, I turned around and pushed the terrorist away from me."
By MAARIV ONLINE
During initial investigations, 17-year-old suspect admits that he had intended to carry out a stabbing attack.
The violence in Shuafat refugee camp comes one day after a large protest over sanitation conditions.
Venomous serpent found bound to cement barrier used for riot control forces to take shelter.
The explosive was found during a routine check of an Border Police guard station; "We are aware of attempts by terrorists to hurt security forces and that is why we perform checks like this."
Security forces at West Bank checkpoint uncover a number of pipe bombs in possession of the suspects.
The suspect's vehicle lost control and crashed into an electric pole.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD,JPOST.COM STAFF
Military sources had previously denied that live fire was used to control May rioting.
By BEN HARTMAN
The officer recounts moment terrorist "noticed us," and "ran towards us," as he describes unfolding of attack.
Dozens of Palestinians throw firebombs, rocks at Border Police officers in Shuafat following Wednesday's attack in capital.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Currently, Palestinian workers are checked only when going into Israel, but not when coming back, which security sources said increases the chances for terrorist attacks.
According to authorities, the arrest took place near the Palestinian village of Beit Jala.
PM addresses soldiers, border policemen who thwarted terrorist attacks; says Israel "prays for peace," but continues to strengthen security forces.
According to the Border Police, the Palestinian, who is in his twenties, climbed a section of the separation fence in the area of Jerusalem.
Officers lightly-to-moderately hurt; just one of a number of minor violent incidents in the West Bank.
Retaliation for IAF strikes had been planned for last week, leaders veto move; Hamas re-deploys rocket prevention force on border.
By YASSER OKBI
Paramedics evacuated the suspect in moderate to serious condition to the Sha'arei Tzedek Medical Center in Jerusalem.
By yaakov lappin
Driver eludes guards' gunfire, currently at large near capital; security forces searching area for suspects.
Firebomb destroys Israeli vehicle near Bethlehem: Two civilians wounded
By REUTERS, YAAKOV LAPPIN
Car found abandoned as security forces sweep the area.
Report: Woman in her twenties planned to commit stabbing attack; police catch her in routine security check.
Security forces fire tear gas, rounds in response to clashes that leave 4 settlers detained, border policeman injured from rock throwing.
Palestinians throw stones, lightly wounding five Israelis near Beit Omar; Border Police report 6 different clashes with Palestinians.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF AND BEN HARTMAN
The West Bank site of a terror attack in which an Israeli was stabbed to death has been witness to many deadly or near-deadly skirmishes.
By NOA AMOUYAL
Eight months ago, Border Police set up a women-only unit, meeting the demands of the women serving in the organization.
By TAL ARIEL AMIR
Israel's Border Police display methods for undercover fighting, camouflage techniques, and counter-terrorism to a Jewish group.
By HADAS PARUSH
Albert was tasered, dragged across the floor by Border Police; protest is backed by Knesset members from the Bayit Yehudi party.
MK Hoffman calls bill shameful, Gal-On says similar laws passed by Putin, Likud's Akunis calls it "most democratic, just bill ever."
By LAHAV HARKOV
NGO accuses Border Patrol officers of using Palestinian teen as a human shield in east Jerusalem.
Lors d’une altercation entre des manifestants palestiniens et la police des frontières israélienne, Ziad Abou Ein, dirigeant de l'OLP, a succombé à une crise cardiaque
By RUTHIE BLUM
Des hommes de terrain risquent leur vie pour sécuriser la frontière sud d’Israël et lutter contre toutes les menaces.
By YAACOV LAPIN
The survey found that majority of Jewish-Israelis (56%) and Arab-Israelis (62%) did not do not believe that the police treat all citizens equitably.
By ELIYAHU KAMISHER
In a video released by police, the playful marine mammals are seen approaching and swimming around the Israeli vessel.
Heightened security continues in Old City as thousands make pilgrimage to Jerusalem Holy site for Jewish day of mourning.
‘Obviously, the challenges in Jerusalem are different than in Tel Aviv, where there are more criminal-related incidents than terrorism’
“It derives from the fact that for the police, Arab citizens are often identified as a threat and less as citizens,” Abraham Fund director says.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
In surveillance footage of the incident, the man can be seen talking to two plainclothes officers who are eventually joined by more police, after which a fracas ensues.
Alleged Beitunya shooter’s lawyer says state tampered with witnesses.
Weizman cocked his gun and aimed it at Grunov, and fired a shot into his face, killing him.
The station reached out to Ivgy’s attorney for a response but said he refused.
The lower court had ruled out murder in light of the provocation, but had convicted Somech of manslaughter and a heavy 14-year prison sentence.
19-year-old Hadar Cohen's partner, Ravit Mirilashvili who was wounded at the scene Wednesday left hospital to attend funeral.
By MOSHE COHEN - MAARIV HASHAVUA,JPOST.COM STAFF,BEN HARTMAN
Jakubowicz, who joined the Border Police force last year, is survived by his parents, brother and two sisters.
A series of exercises held in Jerusalem check readiness of security forces in the area.
The explosives, including fireworks and pyrotechnics were found during inspection of house in the neighborhood of Jebl Mukaber.
The Palestinians were crammed into two vans that were driving along the highway in central Israel.
180 teams comprised of the best snipers in the IDF and Border Police take part in contest.
Border police discovered a dismantled M-16 hidden in a refrigerator along with a cache of bullets.
21-year-old Sami al-Ajar died of gunshot wound sustained during clash with police.
Shin Bet: Jerusalem resident Musa Ajlouni, 21, confessed to attack, saying he wanted to kill police officers
The men in uniform were surprised by the spontaneous visit, and received the president with unbridled joy and affection.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The charge is one of the most serious in recent memory against a soldier or border policeman for the killing of a Palestinian while acting in the line of duty, and could lead to serious jail time.
No arrests have been made yet following the clashes, as police continue to collect evidence.
More than a thousand people attended the funeral in Beit Jann on Thursday of Supt. Jidan Assad, the 38-year-old officer who was killed in Wednesday’s driving terrorist attack.
Deadly car attack on capital's light rail claims the life of officer Jidan Assad, 38, who is also survived by his toddler son, parents and four siblings.
3 suspects suspected of approaching an as yet unidentified construction site, handcuffing the workers at gun point and stealing their money and property.
The ceremony comes a month after the unit arrested Hamas commander Hussam Qawasme, who organized the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June, according the Shin Bet.
By YAAKOV LAPPIN
"The Turkish government still refrains from taking a clear position on the Islamic State," says opposition official.
Footage shows how officer manages to stop the vehicle at gunpoint before a search finds back seat rigged with explosives.
Officers find pipe bombs, gas canisters, explosives, and a detonator inside suspect's car.
Roadside bomb near border marks third attack on Shi'ite group.
Police respond saying they are focusing solely on search efforts; cannot confirm or deny any accusations due to the large amount of information surrounding the case at the moment.
“Criminality is in their DNA. Even when they are legit these guys can never be totally legit,” senior police intelligence officer says.
Residents of West Bank settlement throw stones at police investigating torching of mosque.
By BEN HARTMAN,TOVAH LAZAROFF
Likud Minister Danon on latest incident in Yitzhar: Violence against security forces only hurts the settlements.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JPOST.COM STAFF
"There were a lot of elements to his story that simply didn’t make sense," says police spokesman.
Driver says he accidentally hit Border Policemen near West Bank village when he stepped on acceleration instead of brakes.
In comparison to 2012, 2013 showed a 14.5% drop in the number of cattle- and sheep-stealing incidents, the police said.
By SHARON UDASIN
Border Police were scanning the area near the Yarkon cemetery in Petah Tikva in search of illegal Palestinian workers.
State says it's only obligated to provide "relevant" information about restraining order against settler, not use of taser gun.
Victims identified as Natan, Yamit Jorno; police suspect financial dispute behind slaying by disgruntled security guard.
MK also calls on police to issue detailed statistics on crimes committed by illegal migrants.
Victims in their 20s escape without serious injury after Arab-Israeli assailants attack vehicle; police investigating the incident.
"Price Tag" graffiti scrawled in Palestinian village; US condemns terror attack, settler reprisals.
By JPOST.COM STAFF, BEN HARTMAN, YAAKOV LAPPIN, TO
State Department condemns attack in which Israeli Evyatar Borovsky stabbed to death by Palestinian terrorist in West Bank.
Settlers clash with soldiers and Palestinians in separate incidents near
Yitzhar, West Bank home of slain 31-year-old Evyatar Borovsky.
By BEN HARTMAN, YAAKOV LAPPIN, TOVAH LAZAROFF
Palestinian detainee on the run after escaping from Border Patrol officers; detainee is not a security prisoner.
Permanent deployment follows release of police figures indicating sharp rise in crime among African migrant population in district.
Nine-months pregnant Miryam Tager describes surprise house demolition by IDF, Border Police.
The protest turned violent after the crowd obstructed traffic and resisted police orders to keep off the roads.
By AVIVA LOEB,JACOB GOLDSTEIN,LIA KAMANA
High Court decisions regarding Amona have been flaunted since the court issued the first demolition order in 1997, just two years after the outpost was illegally established
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Incidents in which police allegedly used excessive force against Arab citizens are not isolated.
In the wake of the protest, the Israel Police twitter account published a tweet claiming the protesters were blocking streets and throwing stones.
By AHMED MASWADEH
I don’t want to live in fear, and seeing soldiers with guns creates fear; I don’t want to feel like I’m living in an open prison, and I don’t want to leave or move from my house.
By YARA DOWANI
A rabbi’s response to countering the call to boycott Israel.
By YER SHACHAR
This is the second part of the draft that I presented to the Israeli, Palestinian and American negotiators in January 2014.
By GERSHON BASKIN
A theme which has arisen time and again in our column is the harm caused abroad by Israel’s media.
By YISRAEL MEDAD AND ELI POLLAK